Tag Archives: MBAs

MBAs’ Communication Skills Need Work

Three Harvard Business School academics polled more than 30 business school deans and the same number of executives only to come to a surprising conclusion: the communication skills of MBA graduates is an area of …

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Foundations Need MBAs

Forget about business being the root of all evil. Today, more and more non-profit organizations are realizing that good stewardship requires someone at the helm with business savvy. An article published yesterday in the Financial …

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MBAs Still Banking on Finance, Says WSJ

The financial crisis has not made MBA students any less eager to charge into the front lines of finance, reports Kyle Stock in Monday’s Wall Street Journal, noting that a third of 2009 full-time MBA …

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Canada’s B-Schools Focus on Team Building

The age of the corporate strongman appears to be waning, Mark Anderson wrote earlier this week in the Vancouver Sun. These days, the trend toward a more consultative, team-oriented leadership style has also manifested within …

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MBAs for the Greater Good

MIT Sloan School of Management Senior Lecturer Andrew M. Wolk attended a White House event June 30 in which President Obama echoed what Wolk has been seeing in the classroom for some time: “results-oriented” efforts …

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